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Redeployed UHN staff help bring Long Term Care facility out of outbreak

When Rosa Seif volunteered to be redeployed to Long Term Care (LTC), she didn’t expect to learn and grow as a health care provider as much as she did. As a Nuclear Medicine Technologist at UHN and a 2018 graduate of the Michener Institute of Education at UHN, she had little to no bedside care…

Welcoming Michener’s first Principal of the School of Applied Health Sciences

We are pleased to announce that beginning September 1, 2020, Dr. Harvey Weingarten will play a formal role in the growth of The Michener Institute of Education at UHN as the first Principal of the School of Applied Health Sciences. This position will provide leadership, strategic advice and guidance to the school and Michener overall…

Michener adapts to deliver simulation semester online

With no indication of physical distancing measures changing in the near future, the Centre for the Advancement of Simulation Education at the Michener Institute of Education at UHN is finding innovative ways to safely deliver the summer simulation semester. Michener’s Communication course, which runs yearly in March for many internal programs, is designed as an…

‘I would like to think we have done extraordinary things during extraordinary times’

As a result of federal and provincial emergency orders to slow the spread of COVID-19, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, along with all educational institutions in the province, have been teaching online since March. For most of Michener’s full-time programs, this has meant a big change from how lectures and labs are delivered.…

Michener steps up to support the health care system during pandemic

When the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic this past March, the Education Leadership team at the Michener Institute of Education at UHN jumped into action to minimize the impact on staff and students. The first key priority was to ensure Michener students were able to finish their academic programs and enter the workforce…

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